Hitachi Solutions Named a Global Leader in Forrester Wave Report on Microsoft Dynamics 365 Services

Forrester ranks Hitachi Solutions as a top performer in enabling digital transformation.

IRVINE, Calif. — March 19, 2018 Hitachi Solutions, a leading provider of global industry solutions built on the Microsoft Cloud, is pleased to announce that Forrester Research recognized it as a Global Leader in the 2017 Forrester Wave Report: Microsoft Dynamics 365 Services.

The report ranks Microsoft Dynamics 365 partners on how they measure up on key digital transformation initiatives, including driving positive customer experiences and modernizing applications while offering quick time-to-value.

“It is an honor to be recognized as a leading Microsoft Dynamics 365 Services provider by Forrester Research,” said Keiho Akiyama, SVP, Global Business at Hitachi Solutions Co., Ltd. “We are passionate about helping organizations compete and thrive. Microsoft Dynamics allows us to deliver the digital transformation organizations need to evolve with a digital-first world.”

Out of 13 vendors named in the report, Forrester described Hitachi Solutions as a specialist among the Leaders.

“Its ERP-heavy Microsoft Dynamics practice has nearly 1,000 practitioners — one of the largest contingents,” the report said. “Consider Hitachi Solutions particularly when the request is deep and technical and the appetite for customization is high. Hitachi’ Solutions reference customers spoke highly of the quality of its personnel and its ability to get things right the first time. Hitachi’s clients often push the limits of what can be achieved with the Microsoft Dynamics platform, such as with the xRM framework.”

Recognized most recently by Microsoft as the 2017 Global CRM Partner of Year, the innovation that Hitachi Solutions has contributed to further developing Dynamics 365 products is what separates the company from its competitors. The team at Hitachi Solutions works to deliver tailor-made industry solutions that enable digital transformation for customers. This high-quality delivery team, coupled with a tight relationship with Microsoft and a global market presence are the driving forces behind Hitachi Solutions’ continued commitment to providing excellent CRM and ERP solutions built on Dynamics 365.

“We are excited to see Hitachi Solutions named as a Leader in the Forrester Wave for Dynamics 365 Services report, and for the recognition of their track record delivering transformative Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Azure-based, industry-centered, solutions to customers globally,” said Hayden Stafford, Vice President, Microsoft Business Applications. “It is this global reach and high-quality staff that has established Hitachi Solutions as a leading Microsoft Partner in our joint quest to achieve digital transformation for our customers.”

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About Hitachi Solutions, Ltd.

Hitachi Solutions, Ltd., headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, is a core member of Information & Telecommunication Systems Company of Hitachi Group and a recognized leader in delivering proven business and IT strategies and solutions to companies across many industries. The company provides value-driven services throughout the IT life cycle from systems planning to systems integration, operation and maintenance. Hitachi Solutions delivers products and services of superior value to customers worldwide through key subsidiaries in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, India, China, and Asia Pacific. For more information on Hitachi Solutions, please visit:

About Hitachi, Ltd.

Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, delivers innovations that answer society’s challenges with our talented team and proven experience in global markets. The company’s consolidated revenues for fiscal 2016 (ended March 31, 2017) totaled 9,162 billion yen ($81.8 billion). Hitachi is focusing more than ever on the Social Innovation Business, which includes power & infrastructure systems, information & telecommunication systems, construction machinery, high functional materials & components, automotive systems, healthcare and others. For more information on Hitachi, please visit the company’s website at .